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    Power It Up - Workout Training Session at Green Ridge Saturday

    Power it up! In this workshop we will discuss the importance of Power training as we age and how to implement it into our everyday workout. Topics will include basic muscle physiology, research on power training, power training recommendations... Read on...
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    Kids Yoga for Ages 4-6 - Saturdays beginning Nov. 2 at Green Ridge

    Children ages 4 to 6 will learn the basics of yoga in a developmentally designed program just for them! We will explore basic yoga positions and working together as a class while learning about mindfulness and our peace within.... Read on...
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    New River Trail Bike Ride Excursion - Saturday, Nov. 2

    Take in autumn views of the ancient New River without getting in the water! Hop on a bike, pack a lunch and ride with us along the iconic New River Trail! As you set out from Dora Junction near Pulaski, this beginner-friendly 23 miles ride... Read on...
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    Bats! Take Flight with Explore Park's Naturalist on Oct. 26

    Join Explore Park's staff naturalist for a fun and educational program all about BATS! Using a variety of hands-on activities learn all about these fascinating and often misunderstood creatures of the night. Families will form BAT science research... Read on...
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    New Chakra Dance Workshop at Brambleton on Saturday

    Combining elements of yoga with dynamic movements and meditation, this new class meets Saturdays at 9am at Brambleton Center beginning October 19. Center yourself... Read on...
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    Friday Family Fun Night - October 25 at Green Ridge

    Bring the whole family for a night of inflatables, face painting, corn hole and other activities! It's free for members or just $5 for non-members with at $20 family maximum. Read on...
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    Free T-Shirt for Scare Quest: Flight of the Bat Participants

    Ready to take the Scare Quest challenge at Explore Park? Thanks to our friends at WWCW, the first 35 participants each night to sign up for Flight of the Bat (low-scare) will take home a FREE t-shirt while supplies last... Read on...
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    Indian Cooking Date Night - Friday, Oct. 18 at Green Ridge

    Enjoy an evening of making and eating Indian Food with a loved one. You will learn how to prepare a traditional Indian meal of Chicken Pasanda (chicken in yogurt, cream and cashew paste), Puri and Sandesh (paneer dessert).... Read on...
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    New Hinchee Park Adds 235 Acres and Carvins Cove Trail Connections

    Roanoke County celebrated the opening of a new 235 acre park with a ribbon cutting this week. The new Hinchee Park is a woodland preserve consisting of a two-mile trail connecting the Hanging Rock Battlefield Trail with Carvins Cove... Read on...
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    Scare Quest at Explore Park Adds New Group Booking Option

    By popular demand, we've added a group booking option to Scare Quest, Explore park's night zip-line and ghost story adventure. For a limited time reserve a time slot for Flight of the Bat or Spider's Lair for up to 15 people as a private group... Read on...
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    Explore Park Campground Receives Two Awards at State Conference

    Don's Cab-Inns at Explore Park was awarded with two state honors this week at the Virginia Recreation and Park Society annual conference. The campground won Best New Facility, while our vendor was presented with a Distinguished Private Sector Service... Read on...
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    Adventure Academy Now Enrolling - Earn Patches for Outdoor Activities

    Earn patches by participating in select outdoor programs offered by Roanoke County and Explore Park. Complete 12 of the 16 available patches and you'll receive a free adventure pass for discounts off future program participation... Read on...
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    Explore Park Offers Nature Backpacks for Junior Explorers

    New at Explore Park, check out a nature discovery backpack, filled with field guides, study journals and science tools needed to explore the diverse plant and animal life at the park. Stop by the visitor center... Read on...
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    Scare Quest Brings Night Ziplines to Explore Park in October

    Explore new freights on select nights in October, as Treetop Quest is transformed into an "eerial adventure." Choose from three different interactive ghost stories, then strap on a headlamp and head to the trees. End your journey on our giant web... Read on...
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    Birthday Parties Now Available at Treetop Quest on Weekends

    Take your next birthday party to the trees! Treetop Quest at Explore Park now offers party packages every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM. Cost is just $220 for 10 participating climbers, including time on the party pad... Read on...
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    Illumnights is Coming to Explore Park this Holiday Season

    Roanoke County and Center in the Square have just announced a new partnership to host an annual holiday light show at Explore Park. The inaugural event will take place over 26 days between Friday, November 29 and Wednesday, January 1... Read on...
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    Save Up to 15% Off Treetop Quest Visits with Group Booking

    Treetop Quest at Explore Park offers discounted rates for groups of 11 or more when you book in advance. Get 10% off for groups of 11 to 24 or 15% off for groups of 25 to 40. For inquiries, call our administrative center... Read on...
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    Treetop Quest Offers Special Summer Camp & Day Care Rates

    Treetop Quest at Explore Park now offers special rates for visiting summer camp and day care organizations. Book a 2.5 hour experience for just $9 for ages 4-6 or $11 for ages 7-17. Chaperones are free! Qualified groups should call... Read on...
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